Breast Implant Revision Q&A
Anatomical + Breast Implant Revision
Gummy bear anatomic implants vs cohesive smooth round - is it a tradeoff between looking natural and feeling natural?
Hi, trying to select implants for my reoperation due to capsular contracture, overly full upper pole and visible knuckling. Will move from over to... READ MORE
I originally had natrelle anatomical implants but unfortunately the right breast implant has rotated and so am now looking to get a revision - however... READ MORE
Hi - I am very depressed by the appearance of my breasts/implants. I naturally have no tissue of my own. The surgeon has created a crease and breast... READ MORE
Yes on top of muscle. Athletic girl couldn't do under. Anatomical hp tear gel. Had saline before but very little rippling unnoticeable. Tears are the... READ MORE
If I replace my anatomical saline implants with "gummy bear" shaped implants do I also need to have a capsulectomy?
I was told during a consultation with a PS that the entire capsule will need to be removed if I choose the highly cohesive shaped implants so that a... READ MORE
I want to downsize anatomical gummy bear implants from 360cc to 335cc (to a decreased diameter of implant from 13cm to 12cm). Would I require a... READ MORE
I currently have 245cc mentor CPGs. But want to switch to rounds. I am satisfied with the shape however I don't think I look "full" enough. Possibly... READ MORE
Revision is next week, from Mentor textured anatomical shaped. Doc is recommending Mentor textured round to replace? (Photo)
I am scheduled for revision surgery next week! (Nov 19) Currently have Mentor anatom 180CC textured. Not happy with firmness and shape is a bit funny.... READ MORE
I had implant removal and replace due to capsular contracture 3 weeks ago. I had 315cc anatomical implants put in. The nurse placed the compression... READ MORE
I have Allergan 410 anatomical implants (370gm) and I hate them. Dr chose them and I feel the projection is way too full 6cm. I am really upset and am... READ MORE
5 weeks post capsulectomy and implant exchange. Breast is overly soft and saggy. Is this normal? (photos)
Hi, I'm 5 weeks out, from a implant exchange 375 saline, to 255 anatomical sientra. I'm very concerned at this point by the difference in appearance... READ MORE
I had an original BA 7 months ago and am not fully satisfied with the results. After reviewing my pre-op photos I am aware I had some asymmetry to... READ MORE
Many doctors have said that i should change to anatomic implants, why is that a good option for me? i want: bigger, more upperpolefullness and a new... READ MORE
I had my breast surgery May 2014, 410cc. Need help choosing implant for my revision surgery! Round or stay tear drop?
I breast fed 2 kids so had very empty breast sacks. I Had 410cc anatomical silimed polyurathane implants. 12.3 width & height, 6.6 projection & 8.3... READ MORE
I had my surgery about three month ago and im not happy with the result at all. i wanted a small but fuller version of what i had before and ended up... READ MORE
I had 485cc anatomical shaped Mentor implant. Will I be able to redo it again using round silicone? (Photo)
I am 170cms tall and weight 95 kgs. I have had a very small breast as seen on the pictures. I had my breast implant done about 7 weeks ago using 485cc... READ MORE
Last year i changed to anatomical 580cc. I really do not like like size and shape. The consultant has agreed to reduce implant size but thinks my... READ MORE
I have silicon round implants submuscular. About to replace them for anatomicals cause when i tense i get an unnatural round appearance due to having... READ MORE
Big implants, big problems. Will downsizing help and going to anatomical (teardrop) implant help my issue?
About a year and a half ago I upsized my 500cc implants to 600cc. They are mentors, high profile, gel, smooth. I now have no cleavage but have been... READ MORE
I have sientra smooth round implants and they are already pretty firm. I plan to switch them out for Mentor anatomicals. I know these are textured..... READ MORE